The 33-year-old Bhagat, who had contracted polio when he was four years old, picked up the sport after watching his neighbours play.
Sharad Kumar, who won a bronze in the T-42 high jump event in the Tokyo Paralympics on August 31, was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences after experiencing chest congestion.
Sharad Kumar, who won a bronze in the T-42 high jump event in the Tokyo Paralympics on August 31, was admitted to AIIMS in Delhi four days ago, after experiencing chest congestion.
Javelin thrower Sumit Antil and shooter Avani Lekhara's names have been recommended for Arjuna Award.
Neeraj Chopra's javelin which gave India its sole gold in the 2020 Olympics has drawn a bid of over Rs 1.55 crore while its base price is Rs 1 crore.
PM Narendra Modi recognised, exhorted, lauded and patted the para athletes for their incredible performance in the Tokyo Paralympics.
I learnt to stay calm under pressure from Sachin Tendulkar: Paralympics gold medallist Pramod Bhagat
Pramod Bhagat clinched India's first Paralympics gold with a straight-game win over Daniel Bethell in the SL3 class finals in Tokyo last week.
Four players from Rajasthan had won five medals at the Paralympics.
Para badminton gold medallist Pramod Bhagat also said he would be interested to serve in a sports-related position or as a Deputy Collector.
Indian para-athletes returned from Tokyo on the back of a sensational campaign that saw them win an unparalleled 19 medals, including five gold, eight silver and six bronze.
Practice of tie shots, breathing exercises gave dividends, says Paralympic medallist archer Harvinder Singh
Singh had dengue when he was just one-and-half years old and a local doctor administered him an injection that had an adverse effect and his legs stopped working properly.
Sports, be it Olympics or Paralympics, suddenly has transcended the boundaries of stadia and grounds in the country.
The last batch of Indian para athletes, who returned home this evening were the badminton contingent, shooters and recurve archery team.
Athletes from SDAT, Tamil Nadu Paralympics Sports Association, former athletes, children from Velammal School and other sports enthusiasts waited for over an hour to receive him.
What makes the achievement even more special is the way Suhas Yathiraj allocated time for both his administrative duties and badminton in Noida.